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Honours programs

Students in the Department of Psychology may pursue honours programs in:

  • BA honours psychology,
  • BA joint honours (psychology and another arts discipline),
  • BA honours Specialization in Neuroscience,
  • BSc honours psychology option, or
  • Concurrent BA/BSc (honours psychology or honours psychology option, not both; also not honours Specialization in Neuroscience).

To be considered for the Honours program, students must meet the following requirements:

  1. Have taken the following prerequisite courses:
    * A minimum of ten Psychology courses completed at the time of application
    * PSYC1013 (Introduction to Psychology I)
    * PSYC 1023 (Introduction to Psychology II)
    * PSYC 2113 (Introduction to Statistical Methods in Psychology)
    * PSYC 2103/2123 (Quantitative Research Methods)
    * Four of the “foundations” courses: 2203, 2313, 2403, 2603, 2515/2613, 2703
    * PSYC 3151 or 3152 (Basic Research)
    * It is recommended but not required to take PSYC3113 prior to PSYC4110
  2. A MINIMUM cumulative GPA of 3.6 based on all of UNB Psychology courses.

Admission requirements    Apply for the honours program

Completed applications should be submitted to the psychology honours coordinator Emilie Lacroix no later than April 14, 2023 for September 2023 entrance.